Making fun of music, one song at a time. Since the year 2000.
Check out the two amIright misheard lyrics books including one book devoted to misheard lyrics of the 1980s.
(Toggle Right Side Navigation)

Song Parodies -> "Simon Cowell"

Original Song Title:

"Wildwood Flower"

 (MP3)
Original Performer:

The Carter Family

Parody Song Title:

"Simon Cowell"

Parody Written by:

Norman Wanman

The Lyrics

A song about an American Idol contestant and Simon Cowell. Based on a true story (not me) on a friend of mine who had Randy, Paula and some guest she doesn't know who liked the song but they said 'no'. Cowell gave her the cold shoulder. Love the comments.
Well, I'm auditioning for American Idol
In my simple hometown of Washington, Seattle
And I practiced so much to impress the judge
While I get too nervous, I eat too much fudge

Oh I tried to sing high and tried to sing low
Not quite sure how the lyrics could even be showed
But I rock from the heart, I sounded like soul
So I kept trying gospel and then, rock and roll

On the day I went to the grand convention hall
Many cried as they left the room, flat on they fall
By noon they called me in and I was too shocked
Went into the room, where the doors sounded locked

There is Randy and Paula Abdul sitting there
And some weird guest judge who had long black hair
Then the glare from his eyes was sharp as an owl
The honest Brit judge called Simon Cowell

Oh, I sang this song to impress the judge's soul
But then somehow Cowell gave me shoulders so cold
Paula and Randy and guest loved how I sing
But all gave me 'no's and that really stings
This parody is a copyright of Norman Wanman aka Fayte aka Symphix aka eiseys. The original song is copyrighted to AP Carter and the Carter Family. Please visit http://forumites.com/forums. Do leave comments. Thank you! Sarah, don't sue me....

Your Vote & Comment Counts

The parody authors spend a lot of time writing parodies for the website and they appreciate feedback in the form of votes and comments. Please take some time to leave a comment below about this parody.

Place Your Vote

 LittleLots
Matches Pace of
Original Song: 
How Funny: 
Overall Score: 



In order for your vote to count, you need to hit the 'Place Your Vote' button.
 

Voting Results

 
Pacing: 5.0
How Funny: 5.0
Overall Rating: 5.0

Total Votes: 3

Voting Breakdown

The following represent how many people voted for each category.

    Pacing How Funny Overall Rating
 1   0
 0
 0
 
 2   0
 0
 0
 
 3   0
 0
 0
 
 4   0
 0
 0
 
 5   3
 3
 3
 

User Comments

Comments are subject to review, and can be removed by the administration of the site at any time and for any reason.

weirdguy - January 30, 2007 - Report this comment
that simon hes a weird one..i dont know if thats good or bad
2Eagle - January 30, 2007 - Report this comment
I had to look this up because I had a record of this by Joan Baez. Good adaptation.

The author of the parody has authorized comments, and wants YOUR feedback.

Link To This Page

The address of this page is: http://www.amiright.com/parody/misc/thecarterfamily4.shtml For help, see the examples of how to link to this page.

This is view # 1042